Just Cause (1995)

Just Cause
Tagline: Buried deep in the Florida Everglades is a secret that can save an innocent man or let a killer kill again.
Category: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Director: Arne Glimcher
Cast: Sean Connery, Laurence Fishburne, Kate Capshaw, Blair Underwood, Ed Harris, Christopher Murray, Ruby Dee, Scarlett Johansson, Daniel J. Travanti, Ned Beatty, Liz Torres, Lynne Thigpen, Taral Hicks, Victor Slezak, Kevin McCarthy

plot summary

Bobby Earl is facing the electric chair for the murder of a young girl. Eight years after the crime he calls in Paul Armstrong, a professor of law, to help prove his innocence. Armstrong quickly uncovers some overlooked evidence to present to the local police, but they aren’t interested – Bobby was their killer.

cast list

Sean Connery Paul Armstrong
Laurence Fishburne Tanny Brown
Kate Capshaw Laurie Armstrong
Blair Underwood Bobby Earl
Ed Harris Blair Sullivan
Christopher Murray J.T. Wilcox
Ruby Dee Evangeline
Scarlett Johansson Kate
DanielJ. Travanti Warden
Ned Beatty McNair
Liz Torres Delores Rodriguez
Lynne Thigpen Ida Conklin
Taral Hicks Lena
Victor Slezak Sergeant Rogers
Kevin McCarthy Phil Prentiss